Philadelphia University + Thomas Jefferson University

Department of Neuroscience

Neuron Checkers

Welcome to the new Department of Neuroscience in the Jefferson College of Medicine of Thomas Jefferson University. The Department, established on January 1st, 2010, complements existing Jefferson research programs in many departments including those in the Department of Neurology and the Department of Neurological Surgery, and the Vickie and Jack Farber Institute for Neuroscience . The Department of Neuroscience faculty participate in the teaching of neuroscience to medical students, and play a prominent role in the training of graduate students through the Graduate Program in Neuroscience. Its faculty carry out fundamental research and train students and postdoctoral fellows in all areas of modern neuroscience ranging from cellular and molecular studies through to systems neuroscience and behavior.